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Translator Arabic-French-English

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • Banking, Finance, Insurance, Accounting and Trade jobs


  • Translate ratings methodologies, research reports, press releases and other relevant material into French and / or Modern Standard Arabic (MSA); occasionally, translate French and / or MSA material into English.
  • Provide timely and accurate translations; abiding by and adhering to our research standards; Address flaws on a grammatical and technical level.
  • Ensure that documents are accurate, clear and flow well in the target language(s).
  • Assist in workflow of translated materials with support functions
  • Foster close relationship with internal collaborators, managing expectations with regards to translation services.
  • Exercise judgment when problems are identified, proposing solutions to help further improve the translation process and highlighting when needed.
  • Maintain a highly efficient communication with analysts to ensure that consistent translation approach and terminologies are adopted.
  • Apply Trados and other technologies, including Excel, where applicable, to increase efficiency.
  • Complete ad hoc projects as required

Specific Requirements

  • Degree holder in English, Translation or Business-related fields.
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English, Modern Standard Arabic and French; other languages a plus
  • Sound knowledge of PC operations, including Microsoft 365 (Word, Excel and Powerpoint), and word processing.
  • Familiarity with Trados or other CAT tools or machine translation will be a positive asset.
  • Good knowledge of financial terminology.
  • Strong sense of responsibility, able to work under pressure and meet tight timeframes.
  • Self-motivated with eye for details and a good teammate!
  • Good communications skills & customer-service oriented approach.
  • At least 3-5 years of work experience in similar fields.
  • Professional experience in research in financial institutions will be an advantage.

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Advanced Excel Skills (queries, pivot tables, formulas, macros)
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills

Soft Skills

  • Time management
  • Self-motivated
  • Responsible
  • Work well under pressure
  • Attention to detail